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23 Annoyances All Impatient People Know To Be True

No, we don't like to wait. For anything.

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1. When you send an important email and you check your inbox every five minutes for a response.

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Maybe if I wait another five minutes, they'll respond?

*Checks again after two minutes*

2. When it has been over a week and you still haven't received said response.

Should I send another email? Or...

3. When you see that someone has read your text message and they didn't immediately respond.


I mean, what's the point of wanting people to see that you've read their messages? If you have time to read the text, you have time to respond. Right?

4. When you have to wait another year for the next season of your favorite show.


*Builds a time machine*

5. When you've been anticipating a film to come out all year but you still have to wait three more months for it.

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I want it to come out NOW!

6. When you go into a store and see that the checkout line is about to reach out the door.


*Immediately walks out, tries another store*

7. When the whole city seems to be stuck in one big traffic jam.

Universal Pictures

I definitely should've just stayed home.

8. When all of your friends are running late.


9. When you go to a restaurant and you've been waiting for your food for what feels like an eternity.

Cartoon Network

It's even worse when the people next to your table get their food first, even though they came in after you.

10. When you wish your indecisive friends would just hurry up and figure out what they want.

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"What do you want for dinner?"

"I don't know, what do you want?"

"I'm asking you! I decided the last 10 times we've gone out!"

11. When your flight is delayed an extra three hours.

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12. When you burn your tongue on hot food because you couldn't wait for it to cool down.

New Line Cinema

*Still eats pizza even though it's scorching hot*

13. When you're put on hold, forced to listen to cringe-worthy music, and no one ever picks up the phone after that.

*Calls back, is put on hold again*

*Sets phone on fire*

14. When you get trapped behind groups of slow walkers on the sidewalk.

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15. When you're forced to stop at a yellow light because the person in front of you decided to slow down.

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You still had at least five more seconds to get past the light! I was SO close!

16. When the car in front of you decides to drive below the speed limit.

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*Drives in a 45 mph zone and gets stuck behind slow driver*

*Slams on breaks, checks speedometer, and is now going 30 mph*

*Gives up on life*

17. When you go in for a 9 a.m. doctor's appointment but you're still sitting in the waiting room an hour later.

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*Finally gets called back but has to wait an additional 30 minutes to actually see the doctor*

18. When your grandfather decides to get an iPhone and you're stuck teaching him how to send text messages.

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Oh no, you definitely DO NOT want a Facebook, Grandpa.

19. When you have a work deadline and your computer isn't cooperating.

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20. When you've been waiting all week for an important package to arrive.

I'm just really excited about all this Doctor Who merchandise that I ordered, okay?
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I'm just really excited about all this Doctor Who merchandise that I ordered, okay?

21. When one of your professors hasn't graded your midterm paper yet and your final is next week.

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22. When you're sitting in the movie theater waiting for the film to begin.

20th Century Fox Television

How many more damn commercials do I need to watch?

23. When all you want to do is drink tea but the water is taking ages to boil.


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